It’s Friday Fun Facts: On April 10, 2020
Good Friday is the Friday before Easter Day.
Scholars claim that the term, Easter, derives from the Anglo-Saxon word “oster,” meaning “to rise,” or for their term for the Spring equinox, “Eostre.”
It’s an Unofficial Holiday: Some schools and banks may be closed, but Good Friday isn’t actually observed across the country. Only 12 states acknowledge this day, which commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.
In Medieval Europe, Christians would abstain from eating eggs and meat during Lent. Eggs laid during that time were often boiled to preserve them and were given as Easter gifts to children and servants.
Cadbury’s was started in 1824 and they made their first Easter Egg in 1875.
Yes, Jimmy Sellers did indeed dress as Peter Cottontail (Circa 1982)
We hope you have a Good Friday.
Remember to get your Spring AC Tune-up. What really happens during Spring AC Tune-Up anyway?”
An intricately decorated cardboard presentation shell for Cadbury’s Easter Eggs used between 1920-1925